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Perfect Storm on Sundays at GHS: Parking Shared by GYFL, GYCL and Trinity Church

When GYFL games take place on Sundays at Greenwich High School, and the GYCL cheer squads participate, fields 6 and 7 are utilized in addition to Cardinal Stadium. Trinity Church is there at the same time using the student center for services. The result is the perfect storm for a parking mess. Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Youth Football League Registration is in Full Swing for Fall

The Greenwich Youth Football League (GYFL) has been the only youth football league in Greenwich for decades, growing to six organizations fielding teams in three divisions, with almost 660 players and cheerleaders. The primary goal of the GYFL is to provide an opportunity for the youths of Greenwich to play football during the fall months. Players learn the fundamentals of football, and there is a firm emphasis on good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty and citizenship. Players are assured  proper, safe, direct supervision with a fun-filled learning experience. The GYFL Board of Directors, coaches and support staff all donate their time to ensure the success and growth of this league. Continue Reading →

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PHOTOS: 18th Annual GYCL Cheer Exhibition at GHS Wows the Crowds!

GYCL exhibition - Greenwihc Free Press

The gymnasium at Greenwich High School heated up Sunday night for the 18th annual Greenwich Youth Cheerleading League exhibition, featuring cheerleading squads for the Bantam, Junior and Senior GYFL teams: Bulldogs, Crushers, Gators, Mavericks and Raiders.

In addition to hundreds of GYCL cheerleaders, special guests included the Greenwich High School cheerleading teams and introductions to the GYCL United team. Continue Reading →

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PHOTOS: First-Ever GHS-Brunswick Football Camp for GYFL Players is a Hit

The first ever football camp for GYFL players was held at Brunswick on Aug 17-19. The camp was the brainchild of Coach Marinelli at GHS and Coach Shine at Brunswick, who approached the GYFL leadership last June. Despite an abbreviated timeline, the camp was a huge success. Continue Reading →

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Brunswick, Greenwich High School Coaches Collaborate for the Love of Football

“There have been comments, ‘You’re going to lose a player to Brunswick,'” GHS Head football coach John Marinelli said. “It just doesn’t work that way. Kids have made up their mind where to go – We’re not recruiting against each other.” Marinelli and Brunswick head football coach Jarrett Shine support each other and are reaching out to Greenwich Youth Football League (GYFL) to offer a camp Aug. 17-19, as well as a Brunswick-GHS Day, where GYFL players can watch a high school practice and scrimmage on Aug. 29.
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